child sexual abuse

Make a run against child sexual abuse: Jonty Rhodes

All the billion people in the country must make this one run — by educating and creating awareness among children about good and bad touch.

published on : 13th December 2022

CBI searches in Delhi, Tiruchirappalli in online circulation of child sexual abuse material case

The agency has registered two separate cases related to CSAM circulation on the basis of inputs provided by Interpol, they said.

published on : 1st December 2022

POCSO Act: Survivors’ needs come first

Hyper-focused on punishing the accused, stakeholders often push the needs of survivors to the backseat.

published on : 21st November 2022

Teaching kids good, bad touch crucial

Considering that every child across the country is at risk of being sexually abused, mostly by a trusted person, almost all parents face this struggle.

published on : 24th October 2022

Tamil Nadu: Drive focuses on doctors’ role in POCSO cases

While doctors are often the first to flag POCSO cases, they are less equipped to handle them, pointed out experts during a Child Sexual Abuse and POCSO Act programme in Tiruchy on Sunday.

published on : 10th October 2022

Operation 'Megha Chakra': CBI cracks down against online child sexual abuse, raids 56 locations

The operation is targeted at cloud storage facilities used by the peddlers to circulate audio-visuals of illicit sexual activities with minors, thus earning the code 'Megha Chakra'.

published on : 24th September 2022

‘POCSO judgements should be reviewed’: OSCPCR chairperson

The cases and judgements need to be reviewed to find out gaps and challenges in addressing the issue, said Chairperson of OSCPCR Sadhyabati Pradhan.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Five kids rescued, 73 arrested from Meghalaya BJP leader’s farmhouse run as 'brothel': Police

Director-General of Police LR Bishnoi said the five children were locked inside a room and the police rescued them by breaking the lock.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Man indicted in rape of 10-year-old girl who travelled for abortion

A doctor said the child had to go to Indiana because Ohio banned abortions at the first detectable "fetal heartbeat" after the US Supreme Court overturned the abortion ruling.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Girl in Odisha's Jajpur jumps off roof to escape gang-rape bid, injured

The girl has been admitted to a hospital in Kalinga Nagar in a serious condition.

published on : 19th July 2022

Child sexual abuse material: 1 booked

The wing for crimes against women and children received the particulars of one of the cases and forwarded them to the Vepery Assistant Commissioner in April.

published on : 19th May 2022

Sexagenarian sodomises six-year-old boy in Telangana's Nalgonda district, arrested

According to police, the accused and the victim reside in the same lane and the latter is a regular visitor to the former's residence, where he used to play.

published on : 6th April 2022

Pune horror: One of the two minor rape victims succumbs to injuries

One of the rescued girls who was undergoing treatment at the government hospital slipped into a coma and succumbed to injuries Wednesday night.

published on : 20th September 2018

Rajasthan shocker: Minor girl kidnapped and gang-raped in moving car

After raping her, the accused threw the victim on the roadside from the moving car and also posted an objectionable photo of the victim on social media.

published on : 6th August 2018

Kathua rape and murder: Union Minister Maneka Gandhi calls for death penalty in child rape cases, says will amend POCSO act

Maneka Gandhi has declared that the Women and Child Development ministry intends to amend the POCSO Act, making provision for death penalty in child rape cases.

published on : 13th April 2018

'Nisabdham' review: Promising work of a debutant maker

Child sexual abuse and the emotional trauma the victim and the parents undergo, form the theme of the plot.

published on : 10th March 2017